Windmill Paper Plate Craft

Are you running out of fun ideas to do during your craft time? This windmill paper plate craft is not only a fun craft, but also super simple. You’re about to experience how cool windmills really are!

Windmill craft paper

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Paper windmill

DIY paper craft windmill

This craft is very popular with children because there are so many colors involved. If you like a bright and cheery craft then this is the one for you!

How to make crafts with windmill paper plates

What you need:

  • Paper plate
  • Green, blue, yellow acrylic paint
  • Paint brush
  • Paper roll
  • Cream, red, blue, red, yellow, orange, green paper
  • Pencil
  • Glue,
  • Drag,
  • Milton
  • Black marker
  • Paint brush

Materials used

Step-by-step instructions

Paint the top of the paper plate blue.

Step 1

You will paint the bottom of the paper plate green.

Step 2

You can be generous with the paint!

Step 3

To make a scroll, cut a piece of blue paper and glue it on.

Step 4

Use glue to stick the blue paper together.

Step 5

Hold it tight to make sure it stays!

Step 6

On red paper, draw a semicircle, cut it out, form a funnel and stick it on the roll.

Step 7

On cream colored paper, draw the motorbike wheel, cut it out and secure it to the roll with a milton pin.

Step 8

Start drawing the windmill part of the craft.

Step 9

Cut out the windmill part.

Step 10

Punch a small hole in the blue toilet paper tube.

Step 11

Make a small slot in the windmill.

Step 12

You’re taking a paperclip and putting it through the windmill.

Step 13

You will continue to attach the same hook to the blue toilet paper roll.

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Step 14

Make sure the toilet paper roll is tightly clamped.

Step 15

Draw a door on the windmill.

Step 16

Draw a window on the roll with a black marker and glue the mill onto the paper plate.

Step 17

Take a piece of the red semicircle you cut out earlier. Place glue along the bottom.

Step 18

Glue a semicircle to make a conical roof for the windmill.

Step 19

You may have to apply glue around the edge of the circle to keep the roof in place.

Step 20

Press firmly to ensure the red roof remains.

Step 21

Cut a longer strip of green paper.

Step 22


Step 23

Go ahead and cut to the end.

Step 24

Cut the piece of grass in half.

Step 25

On red, yellow and orange paper, draw small flowers, cut them out, glue them to green strips, then glue these rows of flowers next to the mill.

Step 26

Step 27

Step 28

Take the green paper strip you cut earlier.

Step 29

Make small cuts in the grass.

Step 30

Paste the flowers on the green grass.

Step 31

You can move the colors around to create any pattern you want.

Step 32

Now you will start gluing everything together.

Step 33

Glue the entire windmill to the paper plate.

Step 34

Step 35

Paint a little sun in the corner with yellow paint.

Step 36

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Step 38

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